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Arrival, Assembly & Procession

Commencement 2018


Arrival and Assembly

All graduates should be in the assembly areas by 8:15 a.m.

Middle Campus, Linden Lane (Undergraduate Students Only)

Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences, Connell School of Nursing, Lynch School of Education, Carroll School of Management, and Woods College of Advancing Studies.

Alumni Stadium, Gate A, Right Side (Graduate Students Only)

Graduate School of the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences, Boston College Law School, Boston College School of Social Work, Connell School of Nursing—Graduate Programs, Lynch School of Education—Graduate Programs, and School of Theology and Ministry

Conte Forum, North Stands [Recreation Complex Side (Graduate Students Only)]

Woods College of Advancing Studies—Graduate Programs and Carroll School of Management—Graduate Programs

Relatives and guests should be seated by 9:05 a.m. when the academic procession is scheduled to begin.

Procession

The academic procession enters from both the south (Merkert) and west (Forum) sides of Alumni Stadium.

Woods College of Advancing Studies, Carroll School of Management, and Carroll School of Management - Graduate Programs process in front of the West and North Stands (Rec Plex end) and down the side aisle to their assigned seats.

Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences - Graduate School, Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences, School of Social Work, Connell School of Nursing, Connell School of Nursing - Graduate Programs, Lynch School of Education, Lynch School of Education - Graduate Programs, Law School and School of Theology and Ministry process in front of the West and South Stands (Merkert end) and down the side aisle to their assigned seats.

The President and dignitaries process in front of the West Stands and down the center aisle. The ceremony begins when all members of the President's party have reached the stage.